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Alex
Personal information
Full name Alexsandro de Souza
Date of birth 14 September 1977 (1977-09-14) (age 32)
Place of birth Curitiba, Brazil
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current club Fenerbahçe
Number 10
Youth career
Coritiba
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995–1997 Coritiba 124 (32)
1997–2001 Palmeiras 141 (78)
2000 Flamengo (loan) 12 (3)
2001 Cruzeiro 13 (3)
2001–2002 Parma 5 (2)
2002–2004 Cruzeiro 55 (27)
2004– Fenerbahçe 241 (129)
National team
1998–2005 Brazil 48 (12[1])
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:15, 5 December 2009 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:35, 10 October 2009 (UTC)

Alexsandro de Souza, (born September 14, 1977 in Curitiba), commonly known as Alex, is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Turkish club Fenerbahçe S.K.. A former captain of the Brazilian national team, he has also played for Coritiba, Palmeiras, Parma, Flamengo and Cruzeiro.

In 1999, IFFHS named Alex the 3rd best striker in the world.[2]

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Club career

Alex was sold by Cruzeiro in 2004 for 5 million dollars to Fenerbahçe.[3] He became Fenerbahçe's captain after the team's captain Ümit Özat's transfer to 1. FC Köln and vice-captains Tuncay Şanlı's transfer to Middlesbrough F.C. and Rüştü Reçber's transfer to rival Beşiktaş JK.[4]

International career

Alex who is One of the important players of Brazil,called for national team first when he was just 15 years old.In June 1992 in Brazil U 17 national team he was called but cause of his injury he couldn't play.He played 49 matches for Brazil national team.Scored 12 goal and made 11 assist.He won 2004 Copa América with Brazil as captain.He has also good friendship with famous Brazil players like Romário, Rivaldo, Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Ronaldinho.Tournaments he joined are 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup, 1999 Copa América, 2000 Summer Olimpics, 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2004 Copa América.

Personal life

He married with Daianne in 2000.[5] The couple have two daughters: Maria Eduarda, born in 2004, and Antonia, born in 2006.[6] A devout evangelical Christian, Alex is a member of the organisation Atletas de Cristo English: "Athletes of Christ".[7] as Brazilian star Kaká.[citation needed]

He features prominently in puma advertising and also has a modeling contract with Armani.

Titles

Palmeiras

Cruzeiro

Brazil

Fenerbahçe

Individual

Career statistics

(As of August 14, 2008) [8]

Start End Club Matches Goals Assists Goals/Matches
1995 1997 Coritiba 124 32 n/a 0.26
1997 2002 Palmeiras 141 78 56 0.55
2000 2000 Flamengo 12 3 n/a 0.25
2002 2002 Parma 5 2 7 0.40
2002 2004 Cruzeiro 121 64 61 0.53
2004 present Fenerbahçe 240 120 109 (February 10) 0.50 (0.61 in February 10)
Fenerbahçe Performance
Season Domestic League Domestic Cups Europe Total
Apps Goals Assts Apps Goals Assts Apps Goals Assts Apps Goals Assts
2004-05 31 24 16 5 4 2 8 1 2 44 29 20
2005-06 31 15 24 8 2 1 4 3 2 43 20 27
2006-07 32 19 12 3 0 2 12 1 7 47 20 21
2007-08 28 14 12 2 0 1 12 4 6 43 18 20
2008-09 26 11 12 5 4 0 9 2 0 40 17 12
2009-10 18 9 7 6 5 - 7 3 2 31 17 9
Total 166 92 83 29 15 6 52 14 19 247 121 109

References

  1. ^ Brazil - Record International Players
  2. ^ Awards Alex10.com.br Retrieved 30 December 2006.
  3. ^ Alex De Souza profile Fenerbahçe Official Web Site Retrieved 20 January 2010.
  4. ^ Captains decleaned"
  5. ^ Personal history on alex10.com.br
  6. ^ Alex's second daughter born
  7. ^ atletasdecristo.org
  8. ^ Alex's Statistics Alex10.com.br Retrieved 10 February 2007.

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Simple English

Alex
Personal information
Full name Alexsandro de Souza
Date of birth 14 September 1977 (1977-09-14) (age 33)
Place of birth    Curitiba, Brazil
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Fenerbahçe
Number 10
Senior clubs
Years Club
1996
1997-1999
2000
2001
2001
2002-2004
2004-
Coritiba
Palmeiras
Flamengo
Cruzeiro
Parma
Cruzeiro
Fenerbahçe
National team
1998-2005 Brazil

Alexsandro de Souza (born 14 September 1977) is a Brazilian football player. He plays for Fenerbahçe.

Club career statistics

[1]

Club Performance League CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
BrazilLeague Copa do Brasil South AmericaTotal
1996CoritibaSérie A175175
1997PalmeirasSérie A287287
1998237237
1999145145
2000FlamengoSérie A103103
2001CruzeiroSérie A132132
ItalyLeague Coppa Italia EuropeTotal
2001/02ParmaSerie A0000
BrazilLeague Copa do Brasil South AmericaTotal
2002CruzeiroSérie A132132
200337233723
20045252
TurkeyLeague Fortis Turkey Cup EuropeTotal
2004/05FenerbahçeSüper Lig312434814228
2005/06311582434320
2006/073219301214720
2007/082814201244218
2008/09261154523617
2009/10
CountryBrazil 1605616056
Italy 0000
Turkey 1488321104111210104
Total 30813921104111370160

International career statistics

Brazil national team
YearAppsGoals
199820
1999116
200071
200152
200210
200361
2004131
200531
Total4812

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